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Old 02-02-2011, 01:02 AM   #5081
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It just started raining.
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Old 02-02-2011, 01:07 AM   #5082
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i drove into work (in nyc) without any problems tonight, but they say an ice storm is coming. i'm really hoping for that rain, mofet!
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Old 02-02-2011, 01:16 AM   #5083
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they says we're getting snow, & i wouldn't gasp!
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Old 02-02-2011, 01:16 AM   #5084
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i drove into work (in nyc) without any problems tonight, but they say an ice storm is coming. i'm really hoping for that rain, mofet!
I think it stopped.
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Old 02-02-2011, 02:05 AM   #5085
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I think it stopped.
Freezing rain/hail has started
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Old 02-02-2011, 03:26 AM   #5086
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Sleet and Freezing

Ice to Rain

27F Feels Like: 20



Ice Storm Warning for NJ

until 6 pm EST, Wed., Feb. 2, 2011


Issued by The National Weather Service
New York City, NY
3:17 am EST, Wed., Feb. 2, 2011

... ICE STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING...
AN ICE STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING.
* LOCATIONS... INTERIOR PORTIONS OF THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY AND NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY.
* HAZARDS... FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET.
* ACCUMULATIONS... BETWEEN 3/4 AND 1 INCH OF ICE ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
* TIMING... MODERATE FREEZING RAIN MIXED WITH SLEET WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING. PRECIPITATION WILL GRADUALLY CHANGE TO RAIN ACROSS NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY LATE THIS MORNING INTO EARLY AFTERNOON AS TEMPERATURES RISE ABOVE FREEZING. ACROSS THE LOWER HUDSON VALLEY AND WESTERN PASSAIC COUNTY FREEZING RAIN WILL CONTINUE INTO THE AFTERNOON... BEFORE TAPERING OFF LATE.
* IMPACTS... TRAVEL WILL BE EXTREMELY DANGEROUS INTO THIS AFTERNOON... WITH UNTREATED ROADWAYS BEING A SHEET OF ICE. THESE TYPE OF ICE ACCUMULATIONS WILL KNOCK DOWN TREE LIMBS AND POWER LINES.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
AN ICE STORM WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF ICE ACCUMULATIONS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS OR IMPOSSIBLE. TRAVEL IS STRONGLY DISCOURAGED. COMMERCE WILL LIKELY BE SEVERELY IMPACTED. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL... KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT... FOOD... AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY. ICE ACCUMULATIONS AND WINDS WILL LIKELY LEAD TO SNAPPED POWER LINES AND FALLING TREE BRANCHES THAT ADD TO THE DANGER.
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Old 02-02-2011, 05:45 AM   #5087
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Temperature dropped from a balmy 70F yesterday to 34F this morning with a north wind at 13mph. Brrrr!
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Old 02-02-2011, 07:25 AM   #5088
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Zhizara, we got the opposite here. It went from a tolerable 40 degrees yesterday morning to about 65 degrees this mornin. Mind you, I ain't complainin', even though the wind is howlin' a gale and rainin' pretty good.
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Old 02-02-2011, 10:46 AM   #5089
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-6F, no cloud cover...does not appear to be any wind.
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Old 02-02-2011, 10:49 AM   #5090
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We got ice and freezing rain that is slush now. It has stopped for now.
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